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Golden Sands Bucket Bar

2501 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9407
+1 231-873-4909
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  • Excellent89%
  • Very good6%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible2%
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“bread knots” (4 reviews)
“pizza” (40 reviews)
“pie” (2 reviews)
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American, Bar, Pizza
2501 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9407
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Reviewed 3 October 2018

We had been out at the dunes and asked our guide where to go for lunch with our large group of 13 (6 adults and 7 kids). Location is off the beaten path but so worth it. They had tons of things to keep the...More

Thank myrickbrian
Reviewed 3 October 2018

Good food, small inside eating area. I wasn't wild that we had to go up and place our order at the bar, but they did deliver it to the table. Loved the pizza!

Thank Jean D
Reviewed 6 September 2018 via mobile

Our family thoroughly enjoyed the setting, food, and service. Everything we ordered was excellent from the garlic knots to the pasta and the pizza. Highly recommend.

Thank Kenneth D
Reviewed 5 September 2018 via mobile

We had to try this place after reading the reviews and seeing the photos of the garlic herb crust pizzas and they did not disappoint. The service was amazing and fast and the pizza was super delicious, and the kids had a blast playing games...More

Thank Mare524
Reviewed 3 September 2018 via mobile

Location is off the beaten path but so worth it. Beautiful sitting outside or in covered porch overlooking golf course watching golfers tee off. Had pizza, bread knots and pasta. All were very good. We will definitely be back next year.

Thank Susan D
Reviewed 15 August 2018 via mobile

Sands Bucket Bar is a little hidden gem on the Sands Golf Course located in Mears, MI. It’s honestly ideal for regular golfers or families who just enjoy a good pie! The staff is fantastic and the owner is very nice as well.....checking on customers,...More

Thank Chris E
Reviewed 15 July 2018 via mobile

This is a great place to go for kids to have fun while parents can relax. They have several activities for children several games outside. And the food is good. I got a veggie sub, which was actually really good. Hubby got chicken wings that...More

Thank kellymB20NR
Reviewed 12 July 2018

I just had my wedding here and it was absolutely perfect! Alecia was wonderful to work with, the location was beautiful, and the food was great! Would definitely recommend.

Thank Macie B
Reviewed 7 July 2018 via mobile

We stumbled upon this place by accident and were not disappointed! It's a pizza/ sandwich shop on a golf course and the pizza is the best. Our whole group was disappointed we couldn't fit a trip back in before we had to go home. The...More

Thank NanaSmurf1
Reviewed 1 July 2018 via mobile

The pizza is delicious! The crust is the best I have ever had. The staff is friendly and kind. The beers are cold, and the selection of Michigan beers is very good. The atmosphere is serene, and there are games for the kids. HIGHLY recommend!

Thank andrewjgall
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 2 - USD 8
American, Bar, Pizza
After-hours, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Buffet, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Free Off-Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 10:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2501 N Wilson Rd, Mears, MI 49436-9407
  • Location: United States  >  Michigan (MI)  >  Oceana County  >  Mears
  • Phone Number: +1 231-873-4909
  • E-mail
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